AMerican Veteran 11

Bobby Gene Fuller

February 14, 1933 ~ June 27, 2021 (age 88)

Obituary

Bobby (Bob) Gene Fuller, a proud veteran of the United States Army during the Korean War, entered his rest on June 27, 2021, at the age of 88. He was born on February 14, 1933, in Durant, Oklahoma to Eugene (Gene) Vdabbs Fuller and Dorothy Louise (Shelton) Fuller. Bob married his beloved Linda Sue Ladd in Durant, Oklahoma on December 22, 1961.

Family hour will be from 6-8:00 PM on Tuesday June 29th at the Holmes~Coffey~Murray Funeral Home in Durant, Oklahoma. A celebration of his life will be at 2:00 PM Wednesday June 30th at the Calvary Baptist Church in Durant, Oklahoma with Daryl Bunch officiating. His final earthly resting place will be the Highland Cemetery in Durant with Michael Horton, Winston Chan (Marine Veteran), Spencer Chan, Homer Boyett, Thad Rucker, Christopher Galbreath and Chad Gore as pallbearers. The honorary pallbearers will be Ashley Inman, Allie Larmouth, Walter Wooten, Zachariah Rucker (Army Veteran), Jared Karns, Joseph Karns, Elliott Chan (active Marine), Bradley Ballard, Desiree Galbreath and Terah Motzkus.

Bob served his country in the Army during the Korean War. He was a devoted servant of his Lord and Savior serving as the DAV Chapter 26 Chaplain and Commander. Bob loved his church family at the Calvary Baptist Church in Durant. He played minor league baseball for the Tigers, eventually coaching little league. Bob was very active and enjoyed being on a bowling league and was considered a jack of all trades by all who knew him. He was a humble man with an ornery streak and a master escape artist. Bob was a loving husband, daddy and Papo.

Mr. Fuller is survived by his cherished wife Linda of Calera, Oklahoma, beloved daughters, Kathy Fuller of Utah, Pamela Larmouth of Utah, Camille Chan of McKinney, Texas, Cynthia Horton of Calera, Oklahoma and Kimberly Dehart of Wichita Falls, Texas, he is also survived by 16 grandchildren and 34 great grandchildren.

Mr. Fuller was preceded in death by his parents, grandson, Jacob Karns, and great-granddaughter.

Services are under the direction of Holmes~Coffey~Murray Funeral Home in Durant, Oklahoma www.holmescoffeymurray.com      

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
June 29, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Holmes~Coffey~Murray Funeral Home
121 North 5th
Durant, OK 74701

Funeral
Wednesday
June 30, 2021

2:00 PM
Calvary Baptist Church

Durant, OK

Interment
Wednesday
June 30, 2021

3:00 PM
Highland Cemetery
Cemetery Road
Durant, OK 74701

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